OFCA Committees

Board of Directors

  • Board Meetings are open. Individuals may request involvement from office@ofcaonline.org
  • Meeting Dates: 4th Saturday – each month.  One month is full Board meeting, the next month committee meetings
  • Meetings are currently held on Zoom.

Ohio Primary Parent Advisory Council (OPPAC)

  • Primary parent advocate
  • Meeting Dates:  Scheduled as Needed
  • Meetings are held by tele-conference or in person, as needed
  • Give input to the Board on the Needs and Work for Primary Family Advocace

Adoption and Foster Care Advisory Council

  • Meeting Dates: Scheduled Monthly through school year
  • Meetings are held by Teleconference
  • Give input to the Board on Needs and Work for Adoptive Families

OFCA Program Committee

  • Meeting Dates: Every other month on 4th Saturday
  • Plan for execution of OFCA’s Programs

Conference Committee

  • Meeting Dates: Scheduled as Needed
  • Meetings are held: Teleconference and in person 
  • Plan the Annual Conference scheduled in June

OFCA Development Committee

  • Meeting Dates: Every other month on 4th Saturday
  • Meetings are held: Teleconference and in person

To participate in a committee or work group email: office@ofcaonline.org

Statewide Committees

Statewide committees work to develop strategies for the development, spread, implementation, and evaluation of policies, legislation  and best practices in child protective services

OFCA regularly sends Family Representatives to statewide groups and committees set up.  These groups include:

  • Ohio Grandparent Kinship Coalition (OGKC)
  • Ohio Adoption Planning Group (OAPG) 
  • Ohio Children’s Alliance Foster Care & Adoption Committee
  • Family First Prevention Services Act Leadership and Individual Committees (FFPSA)
  • ODJFS Partners for Ohio’s Families
  • Supreme Court of Ohio Child Abuse & Neglect Committee